Lessons to be learnt from 1986 whale rescue

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Updated May 1 2018 - 5:56pm, first published 3:30pm
Retired Scotts River farmer and ex fire control officer Peter Hartridge was involved in the 1986 whale rescue where 43 whales were transported by trucks from Scotts River to Granny's Pool.
Retired Scotts River farmer and ex fire control officer Peter Hartridge was involved in the 1986 whale rescue where 43 whales were transported by trucks from Scotts River to Granny's Pool.

For retired farmer Peter Hartridge seeing the recent whale rescue at Hamlin Bay brought back memories of the 1986 whale rescue in Augusta and believed lessons learnt had been lost throughout the years.

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Emma Kirk

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Journalist for the Busselton Mail, Australian Community Media, and Fairfax Media.

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